Re: [Cz-L] Translation

From: Miriam Taylor <>
Date: Sat, 15 Feb 2014 23:46:14 -0500
To: "" <>
Reply-To: Miriam Taylor <>

There probably are a number of places named Manasteryska or
There were many monasteries in the general area.
But in Czernowitz there was only one area by this name.
The suburb in the southwest of town.

On Feb 15, 2014, at 5:41 PM, wrote:

> Manasteryska, also spelled Monastryzska, is in the Buczacz
> District. Much of my family was born there.
> Shelley Mitchell
> --------------------------------------------
> On Sat, 2/15/14, Bruce Wexler <> wrote:
> Subject: [Cz-L] Translation
> To: "CZ List" <>
> Date: Saturday, February 15, 2014, 8:49 AM
> Hello Czernowitzers,
> Looking at the 1909 city directory, on line 2819, I find a
> Moses DORF, who may be a relative.
> His profession is listed as "Ziegeleischaffer". Can anyone
> translate this?
> Also, the area he lived in was "Manasteryska". Does anyone
> know where this would be?
> Last question: They have a house number, but no street.
> Should I assume this is a transcriber's mistake?
> Thank you
> Bruce Wexler
> Jackson, NJ

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